Chinese knockoff: China debuts new helicopter that looks exactly like the Black Hawk


A new Chinese helicopter recently appeared at the 5th China Helicopter Exposition in Tianjin earlier this month- and it looks suspiciously familiar. Adding fuel to the fiery stereotype that Chinese engineers excel at copying other nations’ products, the new... Read more

Digital upgrade: Air Force has stopped using floppy disks to manage U.S. nuclear launch system


The US Air Force is stepping out of the past and into the present... Read more

What’s in a name? Navy comes out with new ship naming guidelines


A new series of ship-naming conventions has come down the pipe for the U.S.... Read more

Failure to launch: U.S. Navy has a ship building problem and no real solutions


The U.S. Navy seems to have a recurring problem with newer ships coming off... Read more

“I’m the Meryl Streep of generals,” Mattis roasts Trump during charity dinner


Amy Kuperinsky NJ Advance Media Group, Edison, N.J. Former Defense Secretary James Mattis decided... Read more
Chinese knockoff: China debuts new helicopter that looks exactly like the Black Hawk
A new Chinese helicopter recently appeared at the 5th China Helicopter Exposition in Tianjin earlier this month- and it...
Digital upgrade: Air Force has stopped using floppy disks to manage U.S. nuclear launch system

Digital upgrade: Air Force has stopped using floppy disks to manage U.S. nuclear launch system

The US Air Force is stepping out of the past and into the present by ditching floppy disks, which...

U.S. monitoring Kurdish-Turkey ceasefire with drones, not soldiers

U.S. monitoring Kurdish-Turkey ceasefire with drones, not soldiers

Corey Dickstein Stars and Stripes American troops will not physically monitor the temporary ceasefire in northeastern Syria between NATO...

What’s in a name? Navy comes out with new ship naming guidelines

What’s in a name? Navy comes out with new ship naming guidelines

A new series of ship-naming conventions has come down the pipe for the U.S. Navy, setting a list of...

Failure to launch: U.S. Navy has a ship building problem and no real solutions

Failure to launch: U.S. Navy has a ship building problem and no real solutions

The U.S. Navy seems to have a recurring problem with newer ships coming off the assembly line: none of...

Marine Corps makes $1.9 million arms deal with Brunei

Marine Corps makes $1.9 million arms deal with Brunei

Wyatt Olson Stars and Stripes Marine Corps Forces Pacific has sold Brunei $1.9 million in small-arms ammunition, the first...

Air Force helicopter pilots passing training program six weeks early thanks to virtual reality

Air Force helicopter pilots passing training program six weeks early thanks to virtual reality

James Bolinger Stars and Stripes The first six new Air Force helicopter pilots to train on virtual reality flight...

“I’m the Meryl Streep of generals,” Mattis roasts Trump during charity dinner

“I’m the Meryl Streep of generals,” Mattis roasts Trump during charity dinner

Amy Kuperinsky NJ Advance Media Group, Edison, N.J. Former Defense Secretary James Mattis decided to take on President Donald...

BREAKING: Vice President Pence makes ceasefire deal with Turkish President

BREAKING: Vice President Pence makes ceasefire deal with Turkish President

UPDATE 10/17/19 1:45 p.m. EST U.S. Vice President Mike Pence announced that a ceasefire has been reached between Turkey...

G7 coming to Florida, U.S. announces 2020 summit will be held at President’s Doral resort

G7 coming to Florida, U.S. announces 2020 summit will be held at President’s Doral resort

By Michael Wilner and Francesca Chambers McClatchy Washington Bureau The next Group of Seven summit of world leaders will...

Slippery slope: Norwegian Air Force facing drag chute problem with its new F-35s

Slippery slope: Norwegian Air Force facing drag chute problem with its new F-35s

Winter is coming for Norwegian F-35s, as they are currently experiencing problems with drag chutes designed to help them...

“Not our border” President Trump defends decision to pull troops our of Syria

“Not our border” President Trump defends decision to pull troops our of Syria

Caitlin M. Kenney Stars and Stripes President Donald Trump on Wednesday called Syrian Kurds “no angels” as he defended...

Possible M4 replacement is causing gun enthusiasts to call bullpup

Possible M4 replacement is causing gun enthusiasts to call bullpup

Eugene Stoner purists are no doubt crying in private after General Dynamics Ordnance & Tactical Systems showcased their take...

The Pacific Alamo: The tiny island the U.S. defended for 15 days at the start of WWII

The Pacific Alamo: The tiny island the U.S. defended for 15 days at the start of WWII

Americans are naturally defiant people that idolize the act of the courageous “last stand.” From the Alamo to the...

Erdogan to Kurds: Put down your weapons and leave the border area and I’ll stop the military operation

Erdogan to Kurds: Put down your weapons and leave the border area and I’ll stop the military operation

By Anindita Ramaswamy and Ergin Hava dpa President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Turkey’s military operation in Syria will...
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